5 detained in Vidwath assault case

ANI | Updated: Feb 18, 2018 22:52 IST

Bengaluru [Karnataka] [India], Feb 18 (ANI): At least five people were detained in relation with an assault on a man by a Congress MLA and its supporters in Bengaluru's UB city.

An FIR was registered against Congress MLA Mohammed Haris Nalapad and 10 others for beating and threatening a man at a restaurant here.

Nalapad was later expelled from the party.

The MLA and his supporters thrashed the man, who already had a fractured leg, after a heated exchange. Nalapad and the 10 reportedly followed him to the hospital, where he was taken after being beaten up, and again threatened him against pressing charges.(ANI)